Royal Navy Air Station Culdrose is a military airbase located near Helston in Cornwall, England. It is the largest helicopter base in Europe and plays a vital role in defending the UK’s interests at home and overseas. Visitors can take a guided tour of the airbase to learn about its history, role, and operations. The tour includes a visit to the Royal Navy’s Search and Rescue helicopters, a chance to meet the aircrew and ground staff, and an opportunity to see some of the base’s state-of-the-art aircraft up close. The tour also includes a visit to the Fleet Air Arm Museum, where visitors can learn more about the history of naval aviation.

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